3D Fish Behaviour
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1. Moravec, C.E., Li E. Samuel, J., Weng, W., Wood, I.C. Sirotkin H.I.,. Maternal Rest/Nrsf Regulates Zebrafish Behavior Through snap25a/b.  . J Neurosci 36, 9407-19 (2016) PMID: 27605615

2. Moravec, C.E., Li E., Maaswinkle, H., Kritzer, M.F., Weng, W., Sirotkin H.I., (2015). Rest Mutant zebrafish swim erratically and display atypical spatial preferences. Behav Brain Res. 284:238-48. doi: 10.1016

3.  A small-fish model for behavioral-toxicological screening of new antimalarial drugs: a comparison between erythro- and threo-mefloquine.

Maaswinkel H, Zhu L, Weng W.

BMC Res Notes. 2015 Apr 2;8:122. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1088-x.


4. Rest mutant zebrafish swim erratically and display atypical spatial preferences.

Moravec CE, Li E, Maaswinkel H, Kritzer MF, Weng W, Sirotkin HI.

Behav Brain Res. 2015 May 1;284:238-48. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2015.02.026. Epub 2015 Feb 21.



5.   Anxiety, hyperactivity and stereotypy in a zebrafish model of fragile X syndrome and autism spectrum disorder.

Kim L, He L, Maaswinkel H, Zhu L, Sirotkin H, Weng W.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry. 2014 Mar 27. pii: S0278-5846(14)00060-8



6.   Using an Automated 3D-tracking System to RecordIndividual and Shoals of

Adult Zebrafish.

Maaswinkel H, Zhu L, Weng W.

J Vis Exp. 2013 Dec 5;(82).

doi: 10.3791/50681



7.   Assessing social engagement in heterogeneous groups of zebrafish: a new paradigm for autism-like behavioral responses.


Maaswinkel H, Zhu L, Weng W.

PLoS One. 2013

Oct 8;8(10):e75955.






8.   Dissociating the effects of habituation, black walls, buspirone and ethanol on

anxiety-like behavioral responses in shoaling zebrafish. A 3D approach

to social behavior.


Maaswinkel H, Le X, He L, Zhu L, Weng W.

Pharmacol Biochem Behav.

2013 Jul;108:16-27 



9.   The immediate and the delayed effects of buspirone on zebrafish in

an open field test: a 3D approach


Maaswinkel H, Zhu L, Weng W.

Behav Brain Res.

2012 Oct 1;234(2):365-74

PMID: 22800922


10.   Catadioptric stereo-vision system for the real-time monitoring of 3D behavior in aquatic animals.

Zhu L, Weng W.

Physiol Behav. 2007 May 16;91(1):106-19. Epub 2007 Feb 9.


US patent: System for 3D monitoring and analysis of motion behavior of targets

patent number: 8,306,260. November 6, 2012



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